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Lead Software Engineer - Capital One Shopping

Location Austin, Texas; New York, New York
Job ID R103156 Updated date 11/18/2020
3711 S Mopac Expy (31003), United States of America, Austin, Texas

Lead Software Engineer - Capital One Shopping

Within Capital One, the Capital One Shopping Team is focused on changing the way people buy things online. We believe that no matter where you shop, it should be easy to buy things at the best price.
We’re a highly-collaborative engineering-focused team made up of makers, designers and founders. Our experiences range from building App Store topping hits to optimizing Google’s search algorithms to scaling infrastructure for the world’s largest hospitals. We love solving hard problems that have a major impact, and we’re looking for passionate engineers who are ready to hit the ground running on day one.  
Our team loves building scalable systems, designing intuitive user interfaces, Natural Language Processing, Machine learning, efficient algorithms and shipping things fast.
Who are you:
  • You are an experienced full stack engineer who enjoys both leading projects and being an individual contributor / technical expert
  • You prefer an intense, energetic environment and working with passionate, top-notch people
  • You execute well with a high degree of individual ownership, but are also adept working as part of a team
  • You are comfortable balancing the competing demands of rapid iteration and system reliability, scalability, and performance
  • You love working in a data-driven and customer-first environment
  • You’re on top of new developments in the open source community
What you'll do:
  • Work with product owners to understand desired initiatives and implement application capabilities
  • Contribute to the web platform, codebase and developer experience that supports capitaloneshopping.com and other internal tools
  • Shape and continuously improve software engineering practices
  • Lead the craftsmanship, availability, resilience, and scalability of your solutions
  • Bring a passion to stay on top of tech trends, experiment with and learn new technologies, participate in internal & external technology communities, and mentor other members of the engineering community
  • Encourage innovation, implementation of cutting-edge technologies, inclusion, outside-of-the-box thinking, teamwork, self-organization, and diversity
Basic Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree
  • At least 6 years of experience in Software Engineering
  • At least 4 years of experience with Node.js, React, or JavaScript
  • At least 1 year of experience with Relational and NoSQL databases
  • At least 1 year of experience with Cloud Native technologies (Amazon Web Services, Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform)
Preferred Qualifications:
  • 8+ years of experience developing web applications
  • Experience developing cloud native services
  • Experience using modern build and deployment tools such as Jenkins, Docker, etc. 
Capital One will consider sponsoring a new qualified applicant for employment authorization for this position.

No agencies please. Capital One is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, color, age, national origin, religion, physical and mental disability, genetic information, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity/assignment, citizenship, pregnancy or maternity, protected veteran status, or any other status prohibited by applicable national, federal, state or local law. Capital One promotes a drug-free workplace. Capital One will consider for employment qualified applicants with a criminal history in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable laws regarding criminal background inquiries, including, to the extent applicable, Article 23-A of the New York Correction Law; San Francisco, California Police Code Article 49, Sections 4901-4920; New York City’s Fair Chance Act; Philadelphia’s Fair Criminal Records Screening Act; and other applicable federal, state, and local laws and regulations regarding criminal background inquiries.

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At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.